Period
to 19 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 6 months to 19 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 406 237 419
Rank change year-on-year -169 +182 +38
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 43 53 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.64% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.58% 4.92% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 76
10th Percentile £35,000 " £32,500
25th Percentile £48,125 £38,475 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £53,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.28% -10.42% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £59,688 £77,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -12.00% +4.17%

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,725 1,078 3,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.85% 12.94% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,742 865 2,815
10th Percentile £29,438 £32,500 £27,250
25th Percentile £36,750 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
75th Percentile £63,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East.

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East over the 6 months to 19 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -104 16 £62,500 +60.46% 2
Berkshire -74 14 £62,500 +60.46%
Hampshire -108 11 £40,000 -7.51% 1
Kent - 6 £68,750 - 1
West Sussex -16 5 £65,000 -23.53% 1
Buckinghamshire -55 1 £70,000 -
Surrey -75 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £53,500 - 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2021, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 20 (46.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (44.19%) Oracle
4 18 (41.86%) GDPR
5 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (32.56%) Firewall
7 13 (30.23%) Degree
7 13 (30.23%) CISA
7 13 (30.23%) CGEIT
7 13 (30.23%) CRISC
8 12 (27.91%) Social Skills
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
9 11 (25.58%) CRM
9 11 (25.58%) VPN
10 10 (23.26%) COBIT
10 10 (23.26%) Legal
10 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
11 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
11 9 (20.93%) Analytical Thinking
12 8 (18.60%) Presentation Skills
12 8 (18.60%) Documentation Skills
12 8 (18.60%) Analytics
12 8 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 8 (18.60%) GSM
12 8 (18.60%) Windows
12 8 (18.60%) Linux
12 8 (18.60%) MySQL
13 7 (16.28%) EDI

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (9.30%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (6.98%) NetSuite
4 2 (4.65%) HFM
5 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP BPC
5 1 (2.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (4.65%) AWS
3 2 (4.65%) Boomi
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Firewall
2 11 (25.58%) VPN
3 8 (18.60%) GSM
4 6 (13.95%) DNS
5 5 (11.63%) Internet
5 5 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (6.98%) Multicast
6 3 (6.98%) Network Security
6 3 (6.98%) WAN
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (4.65%) DHCP
7 2 (4.65%) HTTP
7 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.65%) Intranet
7 2 (4.65%) IPsec
7 2 (4.65%) NX-OS
7 2 (4.65%) WebEx
8 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (27.91%) Social Skills
4 10 (23.26%) Legal
5 8 (18.60%) Documentation Skills
5 8 (18.60%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
7 2 (4.65%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.33%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (2.33%) Public Sector
8 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) ERP Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Navision Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Administrator
3 6 (13.95%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Security Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Information Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.98%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) EDI
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Cybercrime
3 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.98%) Video\Live Streaming
3 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.65%) Social Media
4 2 (4.65%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Life Science
5 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) CRM
2 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.93%) Analytical Thinking
3 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
4 8 (18.60%) Analytics
4 8 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (16.28%) ERP
5 7 (16.28%) Information Security
5 7 (16.28%) Migration
5 7 (16.28%) Order Management
6 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
8 4 (9.30%) Data Analytics
8 4 (9.30%) DRM
8 4 (9.30%) Network Design
9 3 (6.98%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.98%) SABSA
9 3 (6.98%) Time Management
9 3 (6.98%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) C
3 1 (2.33%) Go
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) CGEIT
1 13 (30.23%) CISA
1 13 (30.23%) CRISC
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) CISM
2 5 (11.63%) CISSP
2 5 (11.63%) FFIEC
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.65%) CCA
4 2 (4.65%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) HND
5 1 (2.33%) ACCA
5 1 (2.33%) CCDP
5 1 (2.33%) CCIE
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CIMA
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.33%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (46.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (41.86%) GDPR
3 10 (23.26%) COBIT
4 8 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (16.28%) NIST
6 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS
7 5 (11.63%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (11.63%) IFRS
8 3 (6.98%) SLA
9 2 (4.65%) GRC
9 2 (4.65%) QA
10 1 (2.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (2.33%) FedRAMP
10 1 (2.33%) GAMP
10 1 (2.33%) GxP
10 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
10 1 (2.33%) ITGC
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) Hyperion
3 4 (9.30%) Juniper
3 4 (9.30%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
5 2 (4.65%) Arista
5 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) F5
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.33%) Progress
6 1 (2.33%) Splunk